CW’s ‘Flash’ Adds ‘Rake’s’ Kelly Frye as Supervillainess Plastique

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Frye will play the explosive figure on the show’s upcoming freshman season

CW’s “The Flash” has added Plastique to its ranks.

Kelly Frye has been cast in the role of Bette Sans Souci aka Plastique, a show representative told TheWrap.

Bette was a bomb disposal expert in Iraq when the S.T.A.R. Labs meltdown surged through her and gave the ability to turn objects into explosives. Seen as a powerful war weapon, Bette is on the run from U.S. black ops when she finds an ally in The Flash (Grant Gustin).

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A DC Comics villainess, Plastique is portrayed as a terrorist in the comics. She’s also a love interest to Captain Atom, a member of the Justice League.

Represented by Luber Roklin Entertainment, Frye most recently appeared on Fox’s failed Greg Kinnear pilot, “Rake.” She has also appeared on CBS’s “NCIS: Los Angeles” and ABC’s “Body of Proof.”

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In addition to Plastique, “The Flash” will also include DC’s Captain Cold (Wentworth Miller) and Firestorm (Robbie Amell).

E! first reported this casting.